Party Planning Grand Forks ND

Local resource for party planning in Grand Forks. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to party planners, caterers, wine and spirits and liquor stores, as well as advice on themed parties and mixed drinks.

Judy's Tavern
(701) 772-9876
1221 N 20th St
Grand Forks, ND
Description
Judy's Tavern - Want to throw a huge party with 300 of your closest friends? Judy's Tavern is probably not the place to do it. But if you're interested in grabbing a quick drink and possibly some bar food, Judy's Tavern is more than able to oblige.

Hub Bar
(701) 746-7443
205 N 3rd St
Grand Forks, ND
Description
Hub Bar is the type of place you start off your night. The drinks are cheap and strong but the crowd isn't the type to get the party started. Grab a quick drink here and then head out to the real party. -Review of Hub Bar

Dagwood's Bar & Grill
(701) 772-8044
425 N 42nd St
Grand Forks, ND
Description
Dagwood's Bar & Grill - Boasting excellent service and strong drinks, Dagwood's Bar & Grill, located at [Address], has a good crowd of regulars and a decent-looking clientele. As an added bonus, there's no cover, so this is a good place to hit without blowing your budget.

Knights Of Columbus
(701) 775-0800
601 University Ave
Grand Forks, ND
Description
Knights Of Columbus - Twenty dollar cover? Nope. Celebrities? None. Knights Of Columbus is nowhere near the pages of Us Weekly or TMZ, but hey, beer is beer, whiskey is whiskey. A friendly neighborhood bar where you can pretty much wear whatever the hell you want. (But leave the cargo-shorts at home.)

Johnny's Lounge & Restaurant
(701) 780-9107
701 S 15th St
Grand Forks, ND
Description
Johnny's Lounge & Restaurant - Boasting excellent service and strong drinks, Johnny's Lounge & Restaurant, located at [Address], has a good crowd of regulars and a decent-looking clientele. As an added bonus, there's no cover, so this is a good place to hit without blowing your budget.

Down Under Sports Bar
(701) 772-8134
4220 5th Ave N
Grand Forks, ND
Description
Down Under Sports Bar, located at [Address], is your garden variety pub. It's not going to win any raves of "Hottest. Bar. Ever.," but it's a serviceable place to relax and unwind. Just keep your expectations grounded. And there's something to be said for beers that cost less than $14 bucks. Review of Down Under Sports Bar.

Mc Menamy's Tavern
(701) 772-9061
1602 Mill Rd
Grand Forks, ND
Description
Mc Menamy's Tavern - Some bars are legendary. The kind of watering hole that you'll remember for most of your life. Mc Menamy's Tavern? It's not one of them. Located at [Address], it's pretty much your vanilla bar. Which isn't a bad thing.

Muddy Rivers Bar & Grill
(701) 787-0733
710 1st Ave N
Grand Forks, ND
Description
Muddy Rivers Bar & Grill - If you're looking to kick back, Muddy Rivers Bar & Grill, located at [Address], is a safe bet. It's not the kind of place that's going to break your wallet, so that's more you have left over for happy hour.

Bun Lounge
(701) 772-4366
1708 Mill Rd
Grand Forks, ND
Description
Bun Lounge - In need of a quick drink without the hassle of a doorman? Bun Lounge will do the trick. Grab a seat at the welcoming bar and order one of the many brews on hand. The bartender will likely hook you up if you become a regular and then you'll really have your very own place where everyone knows your name.

Charlie Brown's Bar
(701) 772-9828
414 Gateway Dr
Grand Forks, ND
Description
Charlie Brown's Bar - If you need a place to unwind after another week of mindless TPS reports, Charlie Brown's Bar, located at [Address], might just do the trick. Pretty barebones and without fanfare, but the prices are reasonable and there's no hassle at the door.

Ideas for a New Years Party

By Russ Cobbe

If you are planning to host a New Years Eve party this year you might be looking for some help to make it extra special or at the very least more unique. A big part of most New Years Eve party's is various alcoholic drinks. Instead of just providing (or having guests bring their own) the regular beer, wine, rum, vodka and rye, why not create a theme around the drinks available.

There are various cocktails and shooters that have New Years names. A quick visit to www.idrink.com shows about 20 different recipes around the New Years Eve party. One idea is to setup a table with the various ingredients for the drinks with small recipe cards and the appropriate glasses so everyone can be their own bartender. Trying something new and breaking old habits is part of the long-standing tradition of New Years. Here is a sample of some recipes to try:

Happy New Year

0.25 oz Brandy
4.0 oz Champagne
0.75 oz Orange juice
0.75 oz Port

Shake brandy, port and orange juice well over ice cubes in a shaker. Strain into a champagne flute, fill with champagne, and serve.

Celebration

1.0 oz Cognac
1.0 oz Cointreau
1.0 oz Lemon juice
1.5 oz Rum

Shake over ice and pour into cocktail glass. Garnish with orange peel.

Steaming Hot Holiday Punch Recipe

3.0 cups Apple Juice
1.5 teaspoons ground Cinnamon
3 sticks Cinnamon
0.75 teaspoon ground Cloves
6.0 cups Cranberry juice
0.75 cup Maple syrup
0.75 teaspoon ground Nutmeg
3.0 cups Orange juice
2.0 ...

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